Average Information Technology (IT) Director with Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Skills Salary

$126,687
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$15,484
Bonus
$7,500
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The average salary for an Information Technology (IT) Director with Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) skills is $126,687.
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$82k
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$127k
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$164k
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MEDIAN $126,687
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Salary
$82k - $164k
Bonus
$5k - $34k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $20k
Total Pay
$85k - $192k

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Job Description for Information Technology (IT) Director

Information Technology (IT) Director Tasks
  • Build relationships with external IT vendors and service providers.
  • Benchmark and make recommendations for the improvement of the IT infrastructure of IT systems.
  • Review the performance of IT systems to determine operating costs, productivity levels, and upgrade requirements.
  • Ready organization for IT security audits or investigations.
  • Manage security of network, systems, and enterprise information.

Career Paths

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Information Technology (IT) Director
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Popular Skills for Information Technology (IT) Director

Skills in Strategic Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include IT Security & Infrastructure, Project Management, Network Management / Administration and IT Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Director

An early career Information Technology (IT) Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $73,205 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Information Technology (IT) Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,713 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Information Technology (IT) Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $129,324 based on 125 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $129,887.
Employees with Information Technology (IT) Director in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 18.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (13.2% more) and New York, New York (8.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (17.9% less), Seattle, Washington (2.0% less) and Denver, Colorado (1.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 256 survey responses.
Early Career
4.3%
Mid Career
12.1%
Experienced
48.8%
Late Career
34.8%